Book Reviews of A Chair for My Mother (Reading Rainbow)

A Chair for My Mother (Reading Rainbow)
A Chair for My Mother - Reading Rainbow
Author: Vera B. Williams
ISBN-13: 9780688040741
ISBN-10: 0688040748
Publication Date: 8/1/1984
Pages: 32
Reading Level: Ages 4-8
Rating:
  • Currently 4.6/5 Stars.
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4.6 stars, based on 12 ratings
Publisher: HarperTrophy
Book Type: Paperback
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Children's book about a family that is saving to buy a new chair for their apartment after their house burns down and they lose all of their possessions. Very inspirational.
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Greate illistrations.
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A Caldecott Honor Book! Teaches a valueable lesson!
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A touching story about an everyday hero - a hardworking, loving mother.
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Vera B. Williams has written three books using the character Rosa and her family: A Chair For My Mother (Caldecott Honor Book), Something Special for Me and Music, Music for Everyone.
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Great book for making connections!
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After a fire destroys their home and possessions, Rosa, her mother, and grandmother save and save until they can afford to buy one big, comfortable chair that all three of them can enjoy.

A Cadecott Honor Book
An ALA Notable Book
A Reading Rainbow Feature Selection
Boston Globe/Horn Book Award for Illustration